All students who are taking a class in the BYU College of Humanities are eligible to enter the 2023 BYU Humanities Center Essay Contest.
DEADLINE: March 27, 2023
Word Count: No more than 1,000 words
Students who would like to enter are encouraged to review the BYU Statement on Belonging as well as the College of Humanities Statement on Inclusion for inspiration as they write their essays! Essays should strive to establish a connection between the humanities, the restored Gospel of Jesus Christ, and the theme of belonging.
The winning essay will receive a cash prize of $750 and will be published in the annual BYU Humanities Center Newsletter (print).
The second place essay will receive a cash prize of $500 and will be published online on the BYU Humanities Center blog.
The third place essay will receive a cash prize of $250 and will be published online on the BYU Humanities Center blog.
The contest judges reserve the right to withhold awards (cash and publication) if no submitted essays merit the awards.
Send all submissions and any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org